Definition of adulteress in English:

adulteress

Line breaks: adul|ter¦ess
Pronunciation: /əˈdʌltərɪs
 
/

noun

A female adulterer.
More example sentences
  • ‘Strike the adulteress and the adulterer one hundred times’ may seem harsh but it is certainly not sexist.
  • Here was a wife who'd committed adultery, was an adulteress.
  • As Walter Matthau once noted, among her roles were ‘five gun molls, two burlesque queens, half a dozen adulteresses, and twice as many murderesses and when she was bad, she was terrific.’

Definition of adulteress in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day setose
Pronunciation: ˈsiːtəʊs
adjective
bearing bristles or setae; bristly